Biographical Information

Dino S. Colombo has been litigating complex personal injury and wrongful death cases for the past 26 years. He is routinely involved in cases where permanent injuries, including brain injury and significant physical deformity is involved. Mr. Colombo’s practice focuses on trucking accidents and other catastrophic injury cases. He has tried nearly 100 cases to verdict and has handled numerous appeals. He and his team are consulted by lawyers from around the country when assistance is needed in working up and trying complex cases where the damages are in the millions of dollars.

Mr. Colombo is a Trucking Top 10 Trial Lawyer, is on the Executive Committee of the National Trial Lawyers, is in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers as designated by the National Trial Lawyers, is a member of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys, is an Executive Member of the Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America, is a West Virginia Super Lawyer, and is a member of the TAOS Group. Mr. Colombo resides in Morgantown, WV with his wife and 2 children. He is an outdoorsman and enjoys traveling.

Admission Dates & Jurisdictions

West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Ohio


West Virginia University
Morgantown, West Virginia
Business (Finance Specialty)
B.S. – 1985

The Capital University Law School
Columbus, Ohio
J.D. – 1988

Professional Experience

September 1999 – Present

Colombo Law, Morgantown, WV
Co-founded firm with Richard W. Stuhr. The law firm has extensive experience in handling large and complicated personal injury cases. Mr. Colombo has a tremendous amount of experience and success in handling cases involving automobile accidents, tractor trailer accidents, workplace accidents, and other serious personal injuries. Mr. Colombo has handled numerous cases involving wrongful death, brain injury, quad/paraplegic cases and other serious injuries where the stakes are very high. He has been involved in many wrongful death and personal injury cases where settlements have exceeded a million dollars.

January 1998 – August 31, 1999

Flaherty, Sensabaugh & Bonasso, Morgantown, WV
Managing partner of the Morgantown office from January 1998 through August 31, 1999.
Practice devoted almost entirely to complicated medical negligence cases throughout the state of West Virginia.

August 1988 – January 1998

Jacobson, Maynard & Tuschman, Morgantown, WV
Associate with this law firm from August 1988 through December 1995. In January 1996, Mr. Colombo became the partner in charge of the Morgantown, West Virginia office.

Practice devoted almost entirely to complicated medical negligence cases throughout the state of West Virginia.

1987 to 1988

Franklin County Prosecutor’s Office, Juvenile Division, Columbus, OH
Assistant Prosecuting Attorney (Intern)

Professional Associations

West Virginia State Bar Association
Ohio State Bar Association
West Virginia Association for Justice
National Trial Lawyers Association – Executive Committee Member
American Association for Justice
Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America – Board Member
Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys
TAOS Group

Verdicts & Settlements

$5,500,000 –

On April 11, 2016 Carl Kovar was coming home from work. It was approximately 5:30 p.m. Mr. Kovar was a 56 year old man who worked… Read More »

$18,250,000 –

Dino Colombo and the team at Colombo Law recently settled a trucking case from a collision out of the Clarksburg, WV area for $18.25 million. Dino… Read More »

$7,500,000 –

The lawyers at Colombo Law obtained a $7,500,000.00 settlement for a man who was severely injured while being cared for by a home health agency. The… Read More »

$1,700,000 –

A 19 year old man was killed in a tractor trailer on Interstate 79 near Morgantown, WV. The case settled for $1,700,000. Read More »

$21,500,000 –

A $21,500,000 settlement was reached. Details about the nature of the case and parties involved in this litigation are subject to a confidentiality agreement. Read More »

$5,700,000 –

Colombo Law obtains $5,700,000.00 settlement against a Natural Gas Service Company whose employee was tragically killed in truck accident. The Fracking Company had violated multiple regulations… Read More »

$3,000,000 –

Colombo Law recently settled a natural gas explosion case where a man in Weston, Lewis County, West Virginia was severely burned in a natural gas explosion… Read More »

$3,000,000 –

49 year old woman on her way to work when an intoxicated driver crossed the center line and killed her. The driver was intoxicated on various… Read More »

$2,750,000 –

A $2.75 million settlement was reached by the attorneys of Colombo Law on behalf of the family of a 46 year old man who was killed… Read More »

$1,400,000 –

Colombo Law obtained a $1.4 million settlement against a major tractor trailer company in an accident that claimed the life of an elderly woman and injured… Read More »

$825,000 –

An $825,000 settlement was reached by the attorneys of Colombo Law on behalf of four members of a family who were involved in an automobile accident… Read More »

$4,750,000 –

Case involved a commercial truck whose driver was distracted because he was using his cellular phone to access the internet at the same time he was… Read More »

$800,000 –

The motorcycle rider was t-boned by a pick-up truck who negligently ran through a stop light. The motorcyclist’s leg was severely injured. The case settled for… Read More »